VITAMIN B12 ampoules 1ml 1000 ranges. 10 amp
VITAMIN B12 ampoules 1ml 1000 ranges. 10 amp
What is vitamin B12 AND WHAT IT IS USED
Vitamin B12 injection contains the active substance cyanocobalamin , which belongs to the group of vitamins . It plays an important role in the formation of red blood cells. It is used to treat pernicious anemia and other types that occur as a result of vitamin B12 deficiency . It is also applied in the treatment of other conditions associated with a deficiency of vitamin B12 in the body that can occur in : malnutrition , chronic atrophic gastritis , after operations for partial or complete removal of gastric surgery or diseases of the intestine , gastro- intestinal tumors. Vitamin B12 deficiency can occur in vegans , as it is not present in sufficient quantities in foods of plant origin.
2 . Before starting treatment with vitamin B12
Vitamin B12 is not to be applied in the following cases:
If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to the active substance or excipients in the product;
If you suffer from disease Leber ( hereditary optic nerve atrophy ) ;
If you are pregnant and have megaloblastic anemia not due to vitamin B12 deficiency ;
If you suffer from thromboembolism ;
If you have a malignant cancer.
Take special care with vitamin B12
At the beginning of treatment with vitamin B12 in rare cases may change the frequency or rhythm of the heart . When these symptoms occur, consult your doctor.
During therapy with vitamin B12 Your doctor may blood tests to monitor the effects of treatment.
It is possible that staining of the red color in urine after administration of vitamin B12.
Using other medicines
Tell your doctor if you are taking birth control pills or are on an antibiotic chloramphenicol.
Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine .
During pregnancy and lactation, Vitamin B12 can be used in prescription and dosage determined by your doctor .
Driving and using machines
Vitamin B12 does not affect the ability to drive and use machines.
3 . HOW TO USE VITAMIN B12
Vitamin B12 intramuscularly injected by a doctor or other qualified medical personnel.
The dosage and frequency of administration should be determined by the physician according to the degree of deficiency of vitamin B12 and severity of symptoms.
4 . POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, vitamin B12 can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them .
Rarely observed allergic skin reaction - itching , rash, urticaria. In extremely rare cases can be severe allergic reactions ( anaphylaxis ) after injection of vitamin B12. In some cases, there may be a higher fever, chills, hot flashes , fatigue , soreness at the injection site .
If any of the side effects gets serious , or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5 . STORAGE OF VITAMIN B12
In the original container , protected from light.
Do not store above 25 ° C.
Do not freeze !
Keep out of reach of children!
Do not use vitamin B12 after the expiry date stated on the pack .
6 . ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
What does Vitamin B12 injection
The active ingredient is cyanocobalamin 100 , 250, 500 or 1, 000 micrograms in 1 ml of solution for injection .
The other ingredients are sodium chloride , sodium acetate trihydrate , glacial acetic acid , water for injections.
Vitamin B12 looks like and contents of the pack
Vitamin B12 injection is a clear liquid with red color.
10 colorless glass ampoules 1 ml in PVC film : 1 or 10 blister with leaflet. Opening the ampoule is done by pressing your thumb on the mark ( point ) of the cervix over the ampoule.
The following information is intended for healthcare professionals
Dosage and method of administration of Vitamin B12:
The product is administered intramuscularly.
Adults and children
Pernicious anemia and other macrocytic without concomitant neurological symptoms :
Cyanocobalamin is administered in a dose of 250 to 1 000 ?g every other day for 1-2 weeks , followed by 250 ?g once a week until the normalization of blood counts .
Maintenance dose : 1000 ?g once a month.
Pernicious anemia and other macrocytic with concomitant neurological symptoms :
Product is administered at a dose of 1000 ?g every other day to influence clinical and laboratory parameters .
Prevention of vitamin B12 deficiency anemia due to gastrectomy or malabsorption syndrome :
250 to 1000 ?g administered once a month.
During treatment with vitamin B12 recommended regular monitoring of blood counts to assess the therapeutic effect .